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Record year for only nuclear plant in Northwest

Energy Northwest says the Columbia Generating Station at Richland generated 9.7 million megawatt hours, breaking the old record of 9.5 million megawatt hours generated in fiscal 2006.


Related Topix: Energy Northwest

6 hrs ago | Business Journal

Valero Energy Foundation, Klesse expected to make gifts to Children's Hospital of San Antonio

Valero Energy Corp. Board Chairman Bill Klesse is expected to make a gift to the Children's Hospital of San Antonio through his Klesse Foundation.


Related Topix: Oil & Gas, Valero Energy

Fri Jul 25, 2014

The Modesto Bee

Settlement reached over gas blast documents

San Bruno officials said they received about 7,000 documents from the California Public Utilities Commission on Friday as part of the settlement.


Related Topix: Explosion, San Mateo County, CA, San Bruno, CA, Pacific Gas and Electric, Modesto, CA

CBC News

National Energy Board orders Enbridge to stop work on Manitoba pipeline

The National Energy Board has ordered Enbridge Inc. to stop work along its Line 3 oil pipeline in Manitoba after an inspection earlier this month revealed numerous environmental and safety concerns.


Related Topix: Enbridge, Oil & Gas

Myrtle Beach Online

North Dakota oil refinery about 3/4 constructed

This April16, 2014 photo provided by the MDU Resources Group in Bismarck, N.D., shows the Dakota Prairie Refinery under construction near Dickinson, N.D. Construction of the oil refinery is about three-fourths complete.


Related Topix: MDU Resources Group, Bismarck, ND, Dickinson, ND, Business News

DTE Energy 2Q profit climbs 18 percent

DTE Energy Co. on Friday reported net income that increased by 18 percent in its second quarter, and fell short of analysts' expectations.


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Business Journal

Duke Energy ranks low for renewables, efficiency in national study

Duke Energy is fifth among the nation's 32 largest investor-owned utilities for power produced by renewable energy, according to a new study published by the sustainable investing advocate organization Ceres.


Related Topix: Duke Energy, Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy

Business Journal

Grid overseer seeks federal help to keep plans for Salem power plant alive

The coal-fired Salem Harbor plant closed for good on June 1. New owner Footprint Power plans to build a natural gas-fired power plant at that site as part of a broader redevelopment.


Related Topix: ISO New England


Most actively traded companies on the TSX, TSX Venture Exchange

Bombardier Inc. . Aerospace. Down four cents, or 1.07 per cent, to $3.70 on 10.1 million shares.


Related Topix: Bombardier, Aerospace-Defense, Talisman Energy, Oil & Gas, Telecom, Aliant

Thu Jul 24, 2014

The Baltimore Sun

Inside Xi Jinping's purge of China's oil mandarins

Oil executive Jiang Jiemin rose to power in Communist China in time-honored fashion: by hitching his star to a mighty mentor.


Related Topix: China National Petroleum, Oil & Gas, PetroChina Company

ABC News

Bankrupt Energy Future to Auction Stake in Oncor

Bankrupt power giant Energy Future Holdings terminated its restructuring agreement and announced plans to auction its stake in the profitable power transmission business Oncor Electric Delivery Co., according to a filing Thursday with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.


Related Topix: Economics News, Bankruptcy, US Securities and Exchange Commission, Financial Services, TXU, Hunt Consolidated, Oil & Gas

Officials require more supports beneath oil pipes

Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette and Dan Wyant, director of the Department of Environmental Quality, said they had put Enbridge Energy Partners LP on notice following the company's acknowledgement it was partly out of compliance with an agreement dating to 1953, when the pipelines were laid in the Straits of Mackinac.


Related Topix: Enbridge Energy Partners LP, Oil & Gas, Environmental, Environmental Quality, Waste Management, North Dakota

Brandon Sun

Encana hikes targets for cash flow, investment, liquids production

Encana Corp. says strong performance in 2014 has led it it to hike its cash flow targets for the year.


Related Topix: EnCana, Oil & Gas

The Winnipeg Free Press

Husky Energy reports Q2 profit, revenue and production up from year ago

Husky Energy says it earned $628 million in its latest quarter, up from $605 million a year ago as production increased about eight per cent.


Related Topix: Oil & Gas, Husky Energy

Bellingham Herald

Breitburn buying QR Energy in $1.46 billion deal

QR unitholders will receive approximately 72 million common units of Breitburn Energy Partners LP, or 0.9856 of a Breitburn unit, for each unit of QR Energy that they own.


Related Topix: BreitBurn Energy Partners L.P.

Edmonton Journal

TSX advances as BCE takes Bell Aliant private, Repsol mulls Talisman bid

A multibillion-dollar deal in the telecom sector and a potential purchase in the Canadian oilpatch helped push the Toronto stock market higher Wednesday.


Related Topix: Cable & Satellite, BCE Incorparation, Telecom, Aliant, Bell Mobility, Wireless, North America, Canada, World News, Oil & Gas, Talisman Energy

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Periodic closures planned on I-10 west of PHX

The Arizona Department of Transportation says drivers can expect delays and congestion due to the planned intermittent closures resulting from the installation of power lines over I-10.


Related Topix: Arizona Government, Arizona, Arizona Public Service

San Bruno presses PUC to force PG&E to produce more accurate records

In a filing that ultimately could force PG&E to reduce pressure in some of its natural gas lines, San Bruno city officials and a key unit with a powerful state agency this week demanded that California regulators require the utility to produce improved records for multiple gas pipelines.


Related Topix: Pacific Gas and Electric, San Mateo County, CA, San Bruno, CA, Explosion, San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA

Business Journal

Duke Energy creates app for investors

The app is free and available in Apple's App Store for the iPhone and iPad and at Google Play for Android mobile devices.


Related Topix: Duke Energy, Ipad, Science / Technology, iPhone, Google, Startups

Brandon Sun

TransCanada: Northern Courier oilsands pipeline gets green light from regulator

TransCanada Corp. says its $800-million Northern Courier pipeline proposal has been given the green light by the Alberta Energy Regulator.


Related Topix: Oil & Gas, TransCanada, Natural Gas


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